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Twain Harte, CA – Drugs, a gun and a traffic stop near Twain Harte have put a parolee back behind bars.

Tuolumne County Narcotics Team (TNT) Detectives arrested parolee 32-year-old Jake Raven of Oakdale on Friday. The team has been investigating possible illegal narcotics activity by Raven.

Detectives spotted Raven driving a Toyota truck in Twain Harte on Highway 108 near Haystack Road. He was pulled over and his truck was searched. In the truck, Detectives discovered a loaded 22 caliber revolver, ammunition, approximately 4.6 grams of methamphetamine, and a digital scale.

Investigators say the recovered revolver’s barrel was cut down from four inches to about two inches. Detectives are checking to see if the gun is stolen.

Raven is on parole from various narcotics charges out of Stanislaus County. In Tuolumne County, he is charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sale, Addict/Felon Possession of a Firearm, Transport a Controlled Substance, Concealed Firearm and Violation of Probation.